An inter-university Singing Competition was held on April 17, 2012. The referenced event was organized as part of ‘Spring Splash 2012’. Universities which participated in the female category of the competition were: Hamdard University, Islamabad, Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi, and Preston University, Islamabad and Lahore campuses. Universities which participated in the male category were: Hamdard University, Islamabad, Foundation University, Rawalpindi, Federal Urdu University, Islamabad, Qauid-e-Azam University, Islamabad, NUML, Islamabad, Arid Agriculture University, Rawalpindi, Bahria University, Islamabad and Preston University, Islamabad, Peshawar and Lahore campuses.
In the female category, Saba Haider of Arid Agriculture University was awarded first position. Second position was grabbed by Javaira of Hamdard University. Third position was awarded to Saira of Preston University, Islamabad. In the male category, Saad of Quaid-e-Azam University was awarded firs position. Second position was grabbed by Muhammad Ibrahim of Preston University, Islamabad. Waleed Tahir of NUML got the third position.
Eminent singer, Madam Tarannum Naz graced the event as Chief Guest. She profoundly appreciated the dazzling performances of the participating students. She said Pakistan should feel proud of its talented youth. The Chancellor of Preston University, Dr. Abdul Basit also praised the singing prowess of the students, and congratulated those who stood first, second and third in both categories of the competition. Later, the Chief Guest distributed prizes among the position holders. Chancellor, Preston University, Dr. Abdul Basit presented shields of the university to the Chief Guest and the distinguished judges.